Help and Advice on Moving house

Read our wide range of articles on moving house, updating your rented homes and dealing with estate agent.

Buying a house

Buying a house is an exciting time and one that should be enjoyed. Our range of guides provide you with useful tools, top tips and advice to help you make an informed decision on your property purchase.

London commuter guide - working life in the city

If the time has come to try your luck and sample the big city London lifestyle then you are sure to want some hints and tips to help you make the most of working life in the capital. Certainly when it comes to choosing a place to live it can be hard to know where to start.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, London moving advice

How to upsize to a bigger home

Outgrowing your current home is a natural process, but how do you make sure you get the best deal on a bigger property, and how do you choose the right one for you?

Conveyancing, Buying a house

Shared Ownership Guide

Confused about whether Shared Ownership might be right for you? Our in depth guide will make it simple.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, First time buyer

What's holding up my move?

Is your move taking too long? Here are some of the usual suspects, and what you can do about them.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, Conveyancing Process

A guide to Welsh Land Transaction Tax

As of April 2018, Wales will no longer have Stamp Duty Land Tax. Instead, this will be changing to Land Transaction Tax (LTT).

Buying a house

The first time buyer's guide to mortgages

First time buyers can struggle with how much goes into buying a first home – if it’s not finding conveyancing solicitors or Chartered Surveyors, it’s saving up a deposit and choosing the right property.

First Time Buyers, Buying a house, Before you buy

What is freehold?

Not sure what freehold means, or if it's the right choice for you? Read on to find out all about freehold and the advantages and disadvantages.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, First time buyer

What is leasehold?

Looking to buy a property, but not sure about leasehold, and whether it's right for you?

Conveyancing, Buying a house, First time buyer

First time buyer changes to Stamp Duty: FAQ

On 22nd November 2017 the rules regarding Stamp Duty for first time buyers changed. We're answering some of the questions arising from the Stamp Duty exemption for first time buyers.

First Time Buyers, Buying a house, Costs and Fees, First time buyer